Sunday, January 19, 2014

Digital images for your consideration

(Train sightings on 1-12-14.) 

With SEPTA performing track work starting January 11, 2014, trains in and out of the Morrisville (PA) facility will face some delays. NS 24K (Rutherford to Morrisville) was re-routed over the LEHL and down the Trenton Line (TL). It is seen here heading west over the TL at Manville (NJ) on Sunday. NS motive power for the run down the Lehigh Line (LEHL) was NS 9849, NS 2618 and NS 7625. Upon its arrival at Port Reading Jct, NS 8373 and NS 8128 was the power consist.

Photo 1: Manville's Bridge Street Bridge is seen in the background as 24K, CSX symbol X999-12, starts its trip down the TL.

Photo 2: NS 7625, NS 2618 and NS 9849 bring up the rear markers as it travels west past MP 58.

Photo 3: Stepping back in time to June 3, 1985 when MP 58 was called WESTON. The train was Ringling Brothers Red Unit 43 cars Circus Train heading to Philadelphia.